Brazilian President Rejects Settler Leader As Israeli Ambassador

The Argentine-born Dayan is a staunch opponent of the two-state solution between Israel and the Palestinians, and has been active in promoting Jewish settlement in the West Bank.
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    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, meets with Dani Dayan, the former head of the Yesha settler’s council, on January 9, 2013 (photo credit: Gideon Markowicz/Flash90)

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, meets with Dani Dayan, the former head of the Yesha settler’s council, on January 9, 2013 (photo credit: Gideon Markowicz/Flash90)

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has told Israel that she is unhappy with the appointment of former settler leader Dani Dayan as ambassador to her country, the Ynet news site reported Sunday.

    Rousseff is worried that accepting Dayan as ambassador would be understood as support of Israeli settlements, the report said.

    The communique reportedly came as part of back-channel messages between Rio de Janeiro and Jerusalem in an attempt to warn Prime Minister Netanyahu not to go ahead with the appointment. While the rejection of an ambassador by a host country is rare, governments sometimes encourage the withdrawal of certain appointments to avoid diplomatic confrontations.


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    Rousseff has faced pressure from dozens of Brazilian organizations to reject Dayan based on his background representing the umbrella settlement movement Yesha Council. In August, a petition was presented to the Brazilian government calling the appointment “a violation of the international legitimacy and sovereignty of Brazil.”

    If Israel goes ahead with the appointment as planned and receives a formal rejection from Brazil, it would be seen as diplomatic crisis, damaging the closer ties the two countries have developed in recent years.

    As the largest country in South America and one of the fastest-growing economies in the world, Brazil is viewed in Jerusalem as an important strategic and economic partner.

    Just days ago, Brazil surprised many by abstaining on a resolution at the International Atomic Energy Agency’s General Conference to impose monitoring of Israel nuclear sites. Joining Brazil in abstaining was India, another country with which Israel has been working on building closer ties following the election of Israel-friendly Narendra Modi as prime minister in 2014.

    The Israeli government approved Dayan’s appointment on August 6, a month after Netanyahu announced his intention to appoint him.

    The Argentine-born Dayan is a staunch opponent of the two-state solution between Israel and the Palestinians, and has been active in promoting Jewish settlement in the West Bank. Ahead of the Knesset elections earlier this year, Dayan was placed 21st on the right-wing Jewish Home party’s Knesset list, but backed out of the party before the vote.

    “I accepted the challenge posed by the prime minister to deepen and improve the relations between Israel and Brazil,” Dayan said following his appointment. “I assured the prime minister I would not spare any effort or creativity in fulfilling the strategic task given to me.”

    Dayan, 60, immigrated to Israel with his family at age 15. He later began working for a software firm and shortly afterward co-founded his own, the hugely successful Elad Systems. At the age of 50, he sold his share of the company and devoted himself to full-time political activism.

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      • Kevin O’Connor

        The world is tired of Netanyahu and is reacting accordingly. The US should follow and cut our aid to Israel until two state solution is a reality

      • zorkor

        Excellent. Brazil has more balls than US which is like a slave state to Zionists and Israel.

      • guliver

        and? even if it was true ? and it is not…

      • roccolore

        Rousseff should clean her own corrupt house first.

        • RealTexan

          No need to bring more trash in when you already have enough trash to deal with.

        • Lover of Nature & Humanity

          that’s what she’s doing.

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      • Horace O’toole

        So,
        here’s the Neo-Con Vengeance & Pouting Act Since We Lost &
        Obama Won. The Republicans (which by the way is a synonym for Neo-Cons)
        are going to punish Obama by giving billions of American dollars to
        Israel in the form of “the state of the art” military technology that
        also was developed and pioneered by billions of American’s dollars NOT
        Israel dollars. What are these idiots doing? There are only 5 to 6
        million Jews in which their population has never exceeded 2.76% of the
        American population. Why is Israel receiving a huge treasure from the
        American tax payer? What does the American tax payer get back in return
        and is it commensurate to what Israel receives from USA? Alas, Israel
        has anywhere from 400 to 100 nuclear weapons that we help them pretend
        they don’t possess. Instead of negotiating away Iran’s capability to
        make nuclear weapons wouldn’t it be cheaper for USA to get both
        countries to agree not to possess nuclear weapons.

        Israel is the USA’s
        most expensive and dangerous liability since WW II and for what??? Why
        not make them signatory to the Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty? The USA
        signed it!! Our policy seems to be Iran cannot have Nuclear weapons but
        Israel can and we will pretend they do not have them. Alright then lets
        say Iran can’t have them but why can Israel not only have them but as a
        result of refusing to declare their nuclear stockpile, Israel unlike
        the USA and other nuclear nations does not have to allow inspections by
        the international nuclear agency for safety compliance. Our relationship
        with Israel is corrupt at worst but totally irrational at best.

        Reply

        • Alex W. Plains

          Nice try Mohammed. Obama is about to give $200 billion to Iran to commit murder and mayhem all over the world. What will American get for it? Terror in the homeland. Your comments? Pure nonsense.

          • anonymous

            its their frozen money idiot not taxpayers money idiot

          • anonymous

            and israel is been committing murder and wars since 1948

          • anonymous

            when u had nothing to say to his comment u just said iran like a brainwashed idiot

          • Chuck

            Dam your dumb. AIPAC troll

          • Robert Munro

            Hey, beanie-baby, Let’s see your evidence that Obama is going to “give” $200 billion to Iran.

            The Judeo-Nazi state has cost the American Taxpayer TRILLIONS of dollars over the last 50 years. Between Israel, Jewish banksters and the black-hat, spit-curled welfare queens of Brooklyn, most of Judaism is on the dole from American Taxpayers.

        • ohknowyoudidnt

          Another point, Haredim, Ultra Orthodox Jews comprise 10% of Israeli’s population. They refuse to work and are supported by welfare. Per this article Israel’s economy is taking a major hit because of this. Why should hard working American’s tax dollars in part go to support this govt., because people refuse to work. Let Israel find their own money for munitions, we shouldn’t be required to prop their welfare problem.
          “If Haredim Continue To Refuse To Work, Israel’s Economy Will Take A Major Hit, New Bank Of Israel Governor Says”
          “Not only will we not advance, we will go backwards. We must improve their human capital.”

      • Brother Nathanael(xjew)utube

        Jack Bernstein in his book ‘An American Jew in Racist Marxist Israel’ stated –

        “The Ashkenazi Jews, who migrated to Israel from Germany, while sympathetic to Communism and support it, tend to favor the practices of Nazi-style fascism. During World War II in Germany these elite Zionist Ashkenazi Jews worked closely with Hitler’s Gestapo in persecuting the lower class German Jews and delivering them to concentration camps. Now living in Israel, these elite Zionist Jews, who were well trained in Nazi-style fascism and favor it, have imposed many facets of fascism on Israel.

        To give the impression that Israel is a democracy, members of the Knesset (Israel’s Congress) are elected – but it’s an odd kind of election. This is where Israel’s so-called democracy stops. It doesn’t make any difference which party wins an election, the Likud or Labour Party, the elite Zionist Jews rule in a dictatorial manner – giving favours to the elite clique and brutally suppressing any dissent.

        Concerning Nazism/Fascism please let me clear a point. Germans are an admirable people – I dare say even great. But in Germany, the general population was victim of the Nazis who through cunning and brutality gained power.

        In Germany, the average Jews were victims of the Zionist elite who worked hand in hand with the Nazis. Many of those same Zionist Jews, who, in Germany, had worked with the Nazis, came to Israel and joined hands with the Zionist /Communist Jews from Poland and Russia. It is the two faces of communism and Nazi-style fascism that rule Israel.

        Democracy is merely an illusion.”

        • guliver

          look for democracy in all arab states around maybe in Syria?Iran?Eygpt?Jordan?Saudia?
          Israel is the only democratic state in the middle east

          • anonymous

            ‘so called’ democratic

            • guliver

              it is a democracy if you like it or not and for every citizen

              • amoo di

                BS

              • too bad only Jews are considered full citizens. What’s the matter, jealous the Nazis thought of it first?

                • guliver

                  ignorance is a bad thing, where are you living? in my country Israel all citizens are equal in front of the law and have the same rights ,lies you can tell every one but not to me who was born and live in this country.
                  Tel Aviv Israel

          • Robert Munro

            In Israel, democracy, like everything else, is ONLY for Jews.

            “Concentrate” and “exterminate”: Israel parliament deputy speaker’s Gaza genocide plan
            https://electronicintifada.net/blogs/ali-abunimah/concentrate-and-exterminate-israel-parliament-deputy-speakers-gaza-genocide-plan

          • RealTexan

            What goes on in Israel is not democracy.

          • Brother Nathanael(xjew)utube

            Rofl,yea a “Jewish only” democracy and the others are zionists controlled dictatorship and who cares about Arab democracy who gave us the job to instill our degenerate value system globally

          • amoo di

            Iran is not Arab and part from Syria all noted arab states are USrael vassal states mainly wahabi saud arabia is at par with zio Israel like sisterly inhuman .Israel is apartheid sham democracy

            • guliver

              we will face our enemies

              • Israel made its own enemies. You go in and steal land and murder the inhabitants (again: the Old Testament tells the story of the first time you did it), they’re going to resist you. You could have prevented all this by settling in Palestine in a more peaceful way.

                • guliver

                  Nobody “steal” there was a war on 5.6.67 initiated by Eygpt Jordan Syria Iraq and Lebanon aimed to destroy our state and push us to the sea ,they failled and we won that war, during that war territories were occupied,at first no side was ready to recognize the other , Israel said there are “no Palestinians” and the Palestinian said:”Israel must disappear” then we reached Oslo agreement which say :two states to two people , this must be the solution ,if you ask me it is possibile to achieve it but both people {the majorities} on both sides and the right leaders who can make the history are needed,peace was concluded with Eygpt and Jordan ,and also Abu Abbas can be a partner ,but Hamas denied till now that possibility , but maybe that will be changed in future,I guess most people of both sides desire and have the right to live in dignity and without occupation

      • Robert Munro

        Thank you, President Rousseff for your support of humanity and civilization. Take the next step and close the criminal Jewish state’s embassy and PNG their scum.

        • Alex W. Plains

          Scumbag.

        • roccolore

          If anyone is the criminal, it is Rousseff.

          • Robert Munro

            No Zionist or Zionist sycophant/supporter should exist where God’s creatures live.

            http://www.sott.net/article/284427-IDF-snipers-caught-on-camera-shooting-at-Gaza-children-and-celebrating-a-hit

            IDF T-Shirts Boast of Killing Babies, Pregnant Women, Sodomizing Hamas Leaders
            http://www.richardsilverstein.com/2009/03/20/idf-t-shirts-boast-of-killing-babies-pregnant-women-sodomizing-hamas-leaders/
            http://livedoor.blogimg.jp/tyousennkiller4649/imgs/a/6/a638be3a.png

            UN: Palestinian Children Tortured, Used as Human Shields by Israel
            http://www.haaretz.com/news/diplomacy-defense/.premium-1.530993

            The species that spawned the perpetrators of these crimes makes one believe in Satan – ONLY that mythical creature could create such beasts.

          • anonymous

            haha for supporting humanity and ciilization? so basically everyone that doesn’t support the illigal settlements building and the non-stop genocide committed by israel is a criminal ?

            • roccolore

              Tell us how being corrupt is supporting humanity.

              • Royan Firasha Khalil

                no muslim supports ISIS.infact ISIS has found defence mostly from Israel and is CIA trained.D your research!

                • roccolore

                  Muslims DO support ISIS, Boko Haram, Hamas, and Al-Shabaab.

                  • Muslims are fighting ISIS, Boko Haram, and Al Shabaab. Some Muslims support Hamas because they think it’s defending some of them against you. If you’d stop stealing all their land and killing their kids, that might change.

            • roccolore

              You Muslims are the genocidal freaks who defend ISIS.

              • Royan Firasha Khalil

                Again do your research.Genocide has NEVER been commited by muslims ever.Whether its WW2 genocide or current Palestinian genocide YOU are the one to do it.And let us not even mention Native American and Native Australian genocides again NOT done by muslims.

                • roccolore

                  Explain Sudan.

                • roccolore

                  Muslims are the genocidal freaks who defend ISIS and Al-Shabaab.

                  • Royan Firasha Khalil

                    Lol no muslim defends them and the ones hwo do are stooges of the masters who created them (meaning your US and israel)

                    • roccolore

                      I’ve seen your pro-jihadist rallies. And every time someone tries to stop them, Muslim fascists like yourself cry about “Islamophobia.” So typical of the Muslim fascist to blame the Jews and America for their Muslim friends killing over cartoons and bombing hospitals.

                • amoo di

                  your statement is not true, what Saudi is doing in Yemen is genocide what saddam did to Iran was genocide thu both wars done on behest of Usrael. all Arab leaders except Bashar mostly all despots in the P-Gulf are stooges are Usrael including Mahmood Abbas and Yasser Arafat and are mostly wahabi/zionist cult moslem

                  • Royan Firasha Khalil

                    Exactly.So they are stooges which mean by proxy the genocide is commited by US and Israel.

        • guliver

          No one ask Brasil who should be our Ambassador in a forgein country.
          take it or leave it

          • Robert Munro

            Beanie-baby, Brazil kicked the Judeo-Nazi out. It seems that they left it. If your outlaw state wants to try to find a non-criminal to post to Brazil, the Brazilian government MIGHT consider letting it represent the Judeo-Nazi state.

            • guliver

              All Nazies including Mengele found shelter in Brasil , go and learn history

              • Robert Munro

                Ah, sorry to pop your bubble. It was Argentina that welcomed the Nazis after WW II.

                And, the present Brazilian government is far, far different from the dregs of colonial fascism that existed 65 years ago.